- Day Out at Cies Isles[center][/center]
The main reason to visit Vigo in the first place it was for us to take a trip and explore Cies Isles known locally as the Galician Caribbean and we could see why it wa Posted by Galaxy31 in The Gateway to the Atalntic | Mar 28, 2017
- Iruña Easy drive down a free motorway and onto another aire that the good people of Etxebakar provided and we always try and use a cafe or a shop to pay back a few euros to them. These free aires Posted by cjpolley in Adventure before Dementia | Mar 21, 2017
- VitoriaWe had another interesting drive down the other side of the mountain to Vitoria, arriving early afternoon. Pili and Julen live near the motorhome aire and we drove into the car park to find the 10 spaces full but true Posted by cjpolley in Adventure before Dementia | Mar 21, 2017
- A Quick PilgrimageWe parked up at a car park in a new district outside of Santiago de Campostela (SDC) in the rain and wind and still people were treading the path to the cathedral now only 8 miles or so away. Posted by cjpolley in Adventure before Dementia | Mar 21, 2017
- Northern Spain and France
We crossed back into Spain and headed to Zamora
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/739190/large_P2160169.jpg caption=Crossed the border into Sp Posted by denis.lynelle in Lynelle & Denis | Mar 20, 2017
- Getting to Know VigoFirst Day in Vigo
After we have checked in our hotel it was time to get a bite to eat and then to explore the city so we could get to know a bit about Vig Posted by Galaxy31 in The Gateway to the Atalntic | Mar 20, 2017
- Three Amazing Days Exploring VigoHow it All Started[center][/center]
[center]A destination unknown to me until early last year but glad that i have discovered it as it happened to be a great place to visit and explore. How it all started it was at the beginning Posted by Galaxy31 in The Gateway to the Atalntic | Mar 19, 2017
- Galicia, Asturias, Cantabria & EuskadiLast year we saw how Euskadi, the Basque country, surprised us with an alpine type interior with fertile valleys, high in proper mountains. In the 70's & 80's and even later the only time we heard about northern Spain was Posted by cjpolley in Adventure before Dementia | Mar 19, 2017
- Things come in threesSo after what we thought would be the end of a pleasant drive, we turned up at a municipal site by a tumbling stream, planning to get our bikes out and use the cycle path along the river into town.
It Posted by cjpolley in Adventure before Dementia | Mar 12, 2017
- Guggenheim and a playgroundLast night I ate pinxos which is like tapas. The best part was my patatas bravas. They were like wedges. Yummmmy! I went to sleep with mummy and daddy and then I woke up with mummy and daddy and then Posted by tallulahtravels in Tallulah Travels | Jan 29, 2017
- Travelling to BilbaoI was having my best dream when all of a sudden my Mummy woke me up. She said "It is 4.15am. Get ready quickly."
I was half awake. I got dressed as quick as I could I got Posted by tallulahtravels in Tallulah Travels | Jan 28, 2017
- Pigs Ears in Plascenia The almond blossom had been part of the landscape from Portugal into Spain on these rugged hills but now we came into the Jerte valley they were abundant, this was the same valley that surprised us last April with Posted by cjpolley in Adventure before Dementia | Mar 7, 2017
- Camino Day 12: The Rooster in the Church [center] [/center]
One does not step out quickly, when a private room is taken on the Camino. Perhaps assumed wrongly, the exit hour is not as enforced in the priv Posted by Shantitraveler in Camino de Santiago | Feb 17, 2017
- Alicante, Quèntar and AlgecirasIt was another very scenic drive from Valencia to Alicante the following day, Thursday the 26th of January. The A7 took us through a spectacular mountainous area and at the highest point we could see the remains of snow that Posted by denis.lynelle in Lynelle & Denis | Feb 13, 2017
- Travel on a Modest Budget: Spain and Portugal in Review[center]If you think you cannot afford to travel, think again![/center]
[center]If I can do it, anybody can do it.[/center]
Although the 'grow where you are planted' team has a point, I align more with 'a rolling stone gathers no moss. Posted by CherylGypsyRose in The Iberian Penninsula in December | Feb 13, 2017
- Camino Day 11: Paella to Picnics
When the large group of Spanish students was seen settling in the main hostel room last night, I presumed that I would be in for a less than peacef Posted by Shantitraveler in Camino de Santiago | Feb 6, 2017
- Barcelona and ValenciaOur trip 'across the border' from France into Spain was quite straightforward. We arrived in Barcelona early afternoon and found our way to the car parking building where Denis had pre-booked parking for Lupi. Having our accommodation booked in the Posted by denis.lynelle in Lynelle & Denis | Feb 6, 2017
- BARCELONA, SPAINADIOS RIOGORDO
SATURDAY 28 JANUARY - Chill out day and SUNDAY 29 JANUARY - watching the best Australian Open tennis final between Federer and Nadal.
MONDAY 30 JANUARY TILL FRIDAY 3 F Posted by Kangatraveller in The Dream Continues | Feb 2, 2017
- On the road again, dos!So our first back on the road again took us all of 35 miles to Peurta Santa Maria to check out the campsite we visited at Christmas 2015. We managed a walk around the town checking out the lively bars Posted by cjpolley in Adventure before Dementia | Feb 1, 2017
- Camino Day 10: Ten More Klicks [center] [/center]
Stretched out lazily in bed after sleeping in, sans early pilgrim exodus and a set check out time of Posted by Shantitraveler in Camino de Santiago | Jan 31, 2017
- Getaway to BarcelonaWe piggybacked on our friend Sydney and Jeff's trip to Barcelona. That was a good idea.
We almost didn't make it there because a snow storm rolled in and it was the biggest snow storm I have seen in Germany. Our Posted by trackers in ¡Global Nada! | Jan 30, 2017
- Hello Again - Spain and PortugalWhere do you go for 3 weeks in December? If you live in western Canada Arizona, Vegas and California come to mind. Mexico, Puerto Rico. Hawaii.
I am attracted to Europe.
We booked flights through KLM. Posted by CherylGypsyRose in The Iberian Penninsula in December | Nov 23, 2016
- ANDALUSIA, SPAINSATURDAY 21 JANUARY - Travel from Rome to Malaga via Madrid
Andalusia is a Spanish region established as an autonomous community. It is the most populated and the second largest in area of the autonomous communities in the country. The Andalusian Posted by Kangatraveller in The Dream Continues | Jan 27, 2017
- End of one year, start of anotherSo 2016 was our first full year, which is a strange concept for us as the only thing we have to do on time is submit our tax return, which we did.
Last year we only travelled to one country that Posted by cjpolley in Adventure before Dementia | Jan 27, 2017
- The Coast of the Sun - Malaga Spain (Costa del Sol)Malaga, on the southwest coast of Spain, is one of the world's oldest cities. Phoenicians lived here 3000 years ago. Greeks, Romans and Visigoths followed. The Moorish alcazaba sits where a Phoenician fortress once stood.
Today Posted by CherylGypsyRose in The Iberian Penninsula in December | Dec 10, 2016